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  • The Resettlement of Sex Offenders after Custody

    Circles of Support and Accountability

    By David Thompson, Terry Thomas

    Circles of Support and Accountability is a voluntary initiative that assists people with convictions for sexual offences to resettle in the community. People leaving prison with such convictions often have difficulties in resettling. They carry the burden of the conviction itself, which may be both…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Transnational Social Policy

    Social Welfare in a World on the Move

    Edited by Luann Good Gingrich, Stefan Köngeter

    Transnational Social Policy highlights the changing face of social policy and social work against the background of accelerating transnationalisation of economies, labour markets, education, social services and care. The contributions of this book provide unique case examples on the interplay of…

    Hardback – 2017-05-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Individual Psychological Therapies in Forensic Settings

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Jason Davies, Claire Nagi

    Jason Davies is Professor of Forensic Clinical Psychology at Swansea University, UK and a Consultant Forensic and Clinical Psychologist with ABMU Health Board in South Wales. He has worked in high, medium and low secure mental health settings, and is author Supervision for Forensic Practitioners (…

    Paperback – 2017-05-04 
    Routledge

  • Pedagogy, Disability and Communication

    Applying Disability Studies in the Classroom

    Edited by Michael S. Jeffress

    Research has long substantiated the fact that living with a disability creates significant and complex challenges to identity negotiation, the practice of communication, and the development of interpersonal relationships. Furthermore, individuals without disabilities often lack the knowledge and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-04 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • The New Psychology of Health

    Unlocking the Social Cure

    By Catherine Haslam, Jolanda Jetten, Tegan Cruwys, Genevieve Dingle, Alex Haslam

    This ground-breaking book presents a new approach to the psychology of health which suggests social ties are just as important for your health as physical factors such as diet and exercise. Pioneered by the authors over the last decade, this points to the capacity for group life —and the social…

    Paperback – 2017-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Torture, Psychoanalysis and Human Rights

    By Monica Luci

    Torture, Psychoanalysis and Human Rights contributes to the development of that field of study called ‘psycho-social’ that is presently more and more committed to provide understanding of social phenomena, making use of the explicative perspective of psychoanalysis. The book seeks to develop a…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27 
    Routledge

  • The Essential Guide to Doing a Health and Social Care Literature Review

    By Jaqui Hewitt-Taylor

    This step-by-step guide takes the reader logically through the process of undertaking a literature review, from determining when this methodology might be useful, through to publishing the findings. It is designed particularly for students undertaking a dissertation using literature review…

    Paperback – 2017-04-26 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Epistemic Injustice

    Edited by Ian James Kidd, José Medina, Gaile Pohlhaus, Jr.

    In the era of information and communication, issues of misinformation and miscommunication are more pressing than ever. Epistemic injustice - one of the most important and ground-breaking subjects to have emerged in philosophy in recent years - refers to those forms of unfair treatment that relate…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Philosophy

  • Youth Comprehensive Risk Assessment

    A Clinically Tested Approach for Helping Professionals

    By Kenneth M. Coll

    Youth Comprehensive Risk Assessment: A Clinically Tested Approach for Helping Professionals presents a complete youth risk assessment and treatment program based on Dr. Ken Coll's 20 plus years of research on assessing and treating at-risk youth. In this book, helping professionals will find not…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Innovations in Interventions to Address Intimate Partner Violence

    Research and Practice

    Edited by Tod Augusta-Scott, Katreena Scott, Leslie M. Tutty

    Innovations in Interventions to Address Intimate Partner Violence: Research and Practice speaks to what can be done to effectively intervene to end intimate partner violence against women. Including contributions from both researchers and practitioners, chapters describe service innovations across…

    Paperback – 2017-04-19 
    Routledge

  • Working with High-Risk Youth

    A Relationship-based Practice Framework

    By Peter Smyth

    In the child welfare system some youth do well in their lives but far too many do not experience positive outcomes by the time they are leaving government services. The youth often feel marginalized and that they were not involved in decisions about their own lives, leaving them with a sense of…

    Paperback – 2017-04-13 
    Routledge Academic

  • Social Work in a Glocalised World

    Edited by Mona Livholts, Lia Bryant

    This engaging and timely volume contributes new knowledge to the rapidly emerging field globalisation and social work. The volume brings together cutting edge interdisciplinary scholarship from countries such as Australia, Finland, Japan, South Africa, The Philippines and Sweden. It proposes ‘…

    Hardback – 2017-04-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

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